Board of Directors

Mrs. K Lakshmi Raju

Mrs. K. Lakshmi Raju, daughter of Mr. K.S. Raju, holds a Degree in Business   Administration.

Mr. V Vijay Shankar

Mr. V. Vijay Shankar is a Chartered Accountant with 32 years of experience spread over Fertilizers, Agri and Automobile Sectors.  He was associated with Nagarjuna Group, Mahindra & Mahindra and  Zuari Chambal before  he took over as Managing Director of  Nagarjuna Agrichem Limited in May, 2011.

Mr. N Vijayaraghavan

Mr. N. Vijayaraghavan is a B.Tech. in Metallurgy from IIT Madras (Chennai) and holds PGDBM from IIM Ahmedabad.  He has over 38 years of experience in L&T, ITW Signode, NFCL and Sterlite Industries.  His strengths are Marketing and General Management.

Mr. D. Ranga Raju

The Chairman, Mr. D. Ranga Raju is an independent Director and has been a Member of the Board since 1993.  He has over 42 years of rich experience in Agrochemicals.  He is also on the Boards of many other listed Companies..

Mr. Sudhakar Kudva

    Mr.  Sudhakar Kudva, a Chartered Accountant, brings with him 38 years of work experience in India and abroad in a wide range of industries including the Lakshmi Mittal Group.   His areas of expertise are Finance, Treasury and General Management.

    Mr. K Raghuraman

    Mr. K. Raghuraman, a Chartered Accountant, is an independent Director and has been on the Board since 2009.  He is a former Executive Director of Punjab National Bank and has more than 36 years of Banking experience.  He is also on the Boards of IFCI Ltd., Andhra Bank, Oriental Carbon & Chemicals and Birla Ericsson Opticals Limited.

    Mr. Raghavender Mateti

    Mr. Raghavender Mateti is an independent Director and has been on the Board since February 2004. He is a product of IIT Kharagpur and IIM Ahmedabad.  He has around four decades of experience in the Agrochemical Industry.  He retired as Director – Marketing of Gharda Chemcals. In his career, he was associated with Cheminova India Limited and Lupin Agro Chemicals in very senior capacities.  He also worked with Shaw Wallace & Co., Limited, Tropical Agro Systems Pvt Ltd., and Rallis India Limited.  He was the Vice-Chairman of  Pesticides Association of  India between 1995 and 2001.

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